Two bronze drinking bowls from ancient Iran by Various

Bowl with rosette and scallop-shell decoration, ht 3cm, rim diam.


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Anonymous through The Art Fund

17cm, dating from fifth century B, cast so relatively heavy. Bowl with rosette decoration, ht 4cm, rim diam. 13.7cm, shape and decoration suggestlate Hellenistic or Parthian.

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